Sign Language Interpreters Advisory Committee

The Sign Language Interpreters Advisory Committee is created under Wis. Stat. § 227.13 and Wis. Stat. § 440.042(1) to advise the Department on matters outlined in Wis. Stat. § 440.032(6m)(b). The Sign Language Interpreters Advisory Committee succeeded the Sign Language Interpreter Council as a result of 2019 Wisconsin Act 17.

Members

The members of the Sign Language Interpreters Advisory Committee are appointed by the Secretary of the Department of Safety and Professional Services. The agency may use informal conferences and consulations to obtain the viewpoint and advise of interested persons with respect to contemplated rule making. The agency also may appoint a committee of experts, interested persons or representatives of the public to advise it with respect to any contemplated rule making. The committee shall have advisory powers only.​ 


Member
​Officers
Member Type
Term Expiration
​​Maffucci, Michael A. 
​Co-Chairperson/Vice Chairperson
​Deaf/Hard of Hearing Member​5/1/2023
​Schmidt, Katy M.
​Co-Chairperson/Vice Chairperson
​Deaf/Hard of Hearing Member
​5/1/2023​
​​Yorot, Cailin R. 
​Secretary
​​Interpreter Member​​​5/1/2023
Conine, Pamela Sue M.
​N/A
Interpreter Member
5/1/2023
DeMeyer, Leslie
N/A​
Intepreter Services Member
​5/1/2023
​Fox-Wheeler, Lindalu
​N/A
​Deaf/Hard of Hearing Member
​​5/1/2023
​Cha, Zoua
​N/A
​DSPS Secretary or Designee
​N/A
​Vacant


Deaf/Hard of Hearing Member
Vacant
Deaf/Hard of Hearing Member

*Committee members serve at the pleasure of the Secretary of the Department of Safety and Professional

Services.


 Announcements


None at this time.​​



 
 Last updated: 7/28/2020